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HISTORY OF PERSIA

foundation of, 655 69, 71, 72; re-
volt against Mnmun, 73 ; observatory
at, 77; 83, 85, 86 ; hospitals established
in, 94-95 j Toghril Beg's visit to, 100-
loi ; 105, in, 127, 128, 129, 165,
167 ; sacked by the Mongols, 173-175 i
194, 207, 208, 220 j annexed by Shah
Ismail, 242 ; 247, 263, 264; captured
by the Turks, 299-300 ; siege of, 344

Baghdad Khatun, daughter of Amir
Chupan, ii. 193-194 +

Bagoas, the eunuch, i. 249

Bahai, Shaykh, the poet, ii. 266

Baharlu tribe, ii. 242

Baha-u-Din, father of Jalal-u-Din, Rumi,
ii. 228

Baha Ulla, head of the Babis, ii. 445, 446

Bahman, identified with Artaxerxes Longi-

manus, y.i>.

' "Bahmeshir, channel, i. 44
• Bahr-al-Khassar (the Caspian Sea), i, 28

Bahrain L, Sasanian monarch, i. 437,
43 8 j reign of, 439

Bahram II. ; early campaigns of, i. 439;
death of, 441

Bahram III., i. 441

Bahram IV., i. 463*464

Bahram Chubm (Persian general), i. 518,
519, 520, 521,530,534; ii. 87

Bahram Our, i. 466; campaign against
Rome, 466-467; struggle with the
White Huns, 468-469 ; character, 470;
471 ; ii. 93

Bahram Shah (Ghaznavid Dynasty), ii.
118, 120

Bahrein, islands, i. 26, 78 ; ii. 303
- -Bahrein, province of, i. 445 5 expedition
from, 541

Baikal, Lake, ii. 146

Bakhdi, vide Balkh

Bakhtiari Mountains, i. 22, 43, 47;  ii.

3*7.
Bakhtiaris, the, Nadir's expedition against,

"• 349-35°

—Bakhtrians (Bactrians), the, i. 102
•- Baku, i. 29 ; fire phenomenon at, 115;
370; ii. 159, 24*, 242 5 occupied by
Peter the Great, 323 j 346
Balas, Sasanian King, i. 477
Balkans, the, i. 259
Balkatigin, ruler of Ghazni, ii. 95
-Balkh, i. 101, 102, 109, 146, ^85, 287,
4*5, 43*» 474, 493» 544 j «• 3*» 4*,
53» 66» 85»  87, 96, 123, 152, 154,
201,  258;   expedition   by Riza Ktili
JljfiVftw, 351

Ball, Charles James, i. 161 footnote    '
Ballard, General, ii* 453 footnote
-*Balaora (Basra), i. 27
Baluch, Mohamed Khan, ii, 345

I r, 4, 5, 8, 12, 15, 16, 30,

406 ;   Perso - Baluch   Boundary Com-
mission, 468-469
Bam, ii. 84 footnote; 383, 384
^Bamian, ii. 156, 158
Bampur, River, i. 12, 26, 298
Bandar Abbas, i. 33, 149, 326; ii. 279,
280, 283 ; Mahmud's attack on, 325
Band-i-Amir (River Kur), i. 278 ; ii. 95
Band-i-Kaisnr, at Shuster, i. 435
Band-i-Kir (on the River Karun), i. 43
49
Baonat, district of, i. 298
Baraz Rud, tributary of the Tigris, i. 526
Barbacl, Court poet, ii. 131
Barbaro, Josafa, i. 3*, 5125 ii. 222, 235
Barca, ii. 32
Bardiya (the Smerdis of the Greeks), i,
117, 166;   death of,  167;   169, 171,
189; ii. 71
Barhcbraeus (historian), ii. 226
Barkiyaruk, Scljuk ruler, ii. in, 119
Bnrlsu, /ty/V, of Kesh, ii. 197, 198
Barmak (High Priest), ii. 66
Barmecides,  the,   ii,   66;   downfall of,
69-70 5 106
Baraacfttes, Persian Satrap, i, 285
Barsine, widow of Memnon, i. 305
Bar-Soirui, Archbishop of Nisibis, i. 475,
476, 528
Bartnm Bahadur, grandfather of Chengiz
Khan, ii. 147
Bashakird, district of, i. 55
Basha-Shushinak, King of Elam, i. 57-77
•Basra, i. 47 ; foundation, of, 540 j  541;
»* 3» 3<» 3* 33i 345 «• 48, ^3> 65,
76; Zanj revolt, 85; stormed by
Sulayman, 87 ; Karim Khan's expedi-
tion, 377
Bassus, Caecilius, Roman general, i. 384
3a$t) or sanctuary ; the first, ii. 506-507 j
British Legation, 508
Batu (Mongol general), ii. 144, 169, 170,
222
^Batum, i. 363, 370
Bayan Selduz, noble of Transoxiana, ii,
197
Bayazld, son of Sulayman, ii. 249
Bayazid I., Sultan of Turkey, ii. 197;
Tamerlane's campaign against, 208-210;
213, 220
Baybars, of Egypt j and Hayton, King of
Armenia, ii. 178; 179, 180
Baydu, Mongol leader) ii* 167-169, 173,
186
Bayenderi, vidt u Winter Sheep " Dynasty
^Baykand, city in Transoxiana, ii. 53
-Bazh, birthplace of Firdausi, ii, 133
Bazi, Babylonian Dynasty of, i. 83
~.Bazman, mountain, i, 17
Beaa, River, i. 293 ; ii. 197
Beazley, Dr. Charles Raymond, ii, 75
footnote, 113, 114, 146 footnote